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, as a parent. the president spoke of the node for "meaningful action," to readdress this, but offered no specifics. flags at white house and the capitol are flying at half staff, and at the sports world, moments of silence observed. a bitter hanukah and chriitmas for america this 2012. >> thank you, james, we will be right back with our continuing coverage of the school tragedy. >> child psychologist joins with a look at what could have been going law the minds of the children who were trapped snowed the school as the massacre unfolded. twins. i didn't see them coming. i have obligations. cute obligations, but obligatio. i need to rethink the core of my portfolio. what i really need is sleep. introducing the ishares core, building blocks for the heart your portfolio. find out why 9 out of 10 large professional investors choose ishares for their etfs. ishares by blackrock. call 1-800-ishares for a prospectus which includes investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. read and consider it carefully before investing. risk includes possible loss of principal. ♪ [ engine revs ]
. not knowing what to do, they do nothing, but the people who do something, the people who take action, are far more likely to get the most positive outcome. making home affordable is a free government program. call now to talk one on one with a housing expert about the options that are right for you. real help, real answers right now. gerri: president obama calling on congress to act to avoid the fiscal cliff. the president said he is optimistic. modestly optimistic, that is, that a deal can be done. here is the president. >> i still want to get thi done. it's the right thing to do for our families and our businesses and for our entire economy. but for iediate action comedy hour is here. it is now. we are now at the point where in just four days, every american's tax rates are scheduled to go up by law. every american paycheck will get considerably smaller. that would be the wrong thing to do. gerri: no kidding. we have been telling you that for weeks. democrats and republicans alike should rename their parties the procrastination party. that is because like a lot of college freshman, they lef
action comedy hour is here. it is now. we are now at the point where in just four days, every american's tax rates are scheduled to go up by law. every american paycheck will get considerably smaller. that would be the wrong thing to do. gerri: no kidding. we have been telling you that for weeks. democrats and republicans alike should rename their parties the procrastination party. that is because like a lot of college freshman, ey left their work until the last minute. including the 800 billion-dollar fiscal cliff that we have been talking about. a hundred billion dollars it hasn't happened yet. it's not like the deadline comes as a surprise to anybody at l, the least of all coness. they were the ones who extended the bush taxcuts. originally passed back in 20,122,010 and 2012. for two years now, they have known the issue is looming and they chose to do nothing about it at all. but that is not the onl thing that this lame-duck congress has to do for the end of the year. the farm bill passed last summer to help farmers hit by the drought has to be extended. into the next year, it must
away if you experience sudn decrease or loss in vision or hearing. this is thage of taking action viagra. talk to your doctor this is thage of taking action [ female announcer ] some people like to pretend a flood could never happeno them. and that their homeowners insurance protects them. [ thundecrashes ] it doesn't. stop pretending. onlylood insurance covers floods. ♪ visit floodsmart.gov/pretend to learn yourisk. gerri: more warnings what they call e 15 fuel has one lawmaker trying to put the brakes on the environmental protection agency on this risky bet of ethanol and gasoline. joining me, republican congressman jim sensenbrenner. welcome back to the show. always great to have you here. >> happy to be here. gerri: tell me about the major objection to e15? what is the major problem with e15. >> e-15 will void the warranty on any car manufactured in this country since 2001. the engines are not able to absorb the amount of ethanol compared to gasoline. aaa estimates 228 million cars are being placed at risk. gerri: we're talking about. mw, chrysler, nissan, toyota, the bug. a
what will happen. we are hoping housing will pull us out of this malaise and we did a little action on that end. >> let's remember housing can only do so much. how they represented about 6.5% of gdp. it is only about two and .5% of gdp right now. although i think it will be a nice positive driver that has been for five or six quarters now, it doesn't have quite the impact it did a few years ago. tracy: were so great, thank you. >> than thank you for having me. tracy: the names most often used with talk about the housing crisis, believe it or not, you know him, fannie mae and freddie mac. making headlines again, so let's gegive you a refresher in two companies. then mae $116 billion from taxpayers. to be fair to pay some of that back. but they still owe nearly 88 early in dollars. freddie mac is not doing much better getting $71 billion going for $9 billion. they owe you and me more than $137 billion. but wait, here is some news. the federal housing finance agency near the 2010 and 30 employees are taking home a paycheck for the median pay is more than $2000. actually won six of the
and the energy department. here to explain the director of regulation policy for the american action forum. sam, welcome. i want to start with this $106 billion number we were talking about in the break. this is a lot of money. so $106 billion. these are rules that are still being written that were supposed to go into place sometime this year. this as the laws not already on the books, this is what is coming. tell us about that. >> correct. for example, there are 25 economically significant regulation at the white house now, that is regulations with a economic impact of $100 million or more. some are rules under the affordable care act, menu labeling rules, rules for vending machines, labeling requirements. so there is a lot at the white house now. there is lot of rules that are passed their statutory deadline. past the deadline for the administration set for them, that have been waiting around for several months. we don't know why. you can assume might be because of the election because the pace we're on right now is significantly lower than other re-election years. for example, 2008,004, and
that this is new for him toe talking about action like this. his policy is to be proactive. he hasn't really done that. so i just thought it was time to ask them how come he hasn't done anything until now. gerri: incher was direct. we are looking at the rhetoric. the democratic party, you know, the publican party using the phrase bizarre. it seems like the rhetoric's are ratcheting it up a notch. >> it is tough to tell right now if this is the rhetoric that you hear before a deal was cut or if this is actual animosity. i think it is probably the latter. president obama had a lot of his officials, including treasury secretary geiger and others meeting with some business leaders today. including the chamber of commerce and the national association of gun control. they feel that it undercuts the whole compromise that they have been working on. keeping fingers crossed. gerri: i do want to talk to you about your book, "the outpost." just two years in the making, how d you ever find time to write this book? >> well, it became something of a mission for me to tell the stories of these troops. as i told
over a facebook post by its ceo. listen to this. securities & exchange commission recommending action be brought against ceo reed hastings. he posted his online video, viewing exceeded one billion hours for the first time ever in june. information how the company was performing. the sec says that information should have been disclosed in a regulatory filing or news release. shares of netflix rose more than 6% on the day of the post and another 13 points on the next trading day. in response to the sec notice hastings used facebook again to call the probe a fascinating social media story. wow! taunting them. d while the dow and s&p ended the week in the green, wall street seems pretty split how the market will perform in 2013. some analysts predicting gains as much as 14%. others a loss as much as 2%. scott martin, chief market strategist for united advisors joins me now. i can't say scott martin and stock market together. it is not working for me today. >> should i leave the business then and do something else, huh? melissa: i think we should talk about something else. i'm getting to t
. this is the age of taking action. viagra. talk to your doctor. gerri: apple's market cap falling below 500 dal billion. what that means for the future of the company and shareholders. is the stock still a buy? gerri: apple's market cap taking a serious hit, dipping below 500 dal the worst one day fall in four years after analysts warned about the company's future competition in the tablet computer market. others that is, blame yesterday's six 1/2% slide on investors selling for profit ahead of the looming fiscal cliff. the stock rebounding slightly today following ceo tim took's announcement bringing some manufacturing of the mack computer back to the u.s. we have gary kaltbaum from kaltbaum capital management. you have actually said the smartest thing i heard about apple. you say don't confuse the stock with the product. >> now look, they're selling a ton of products but here is the biggest issue for me. sales growth and earnings growth declined. simple as that. they were growing 50, 60, 70, last couple of quarters into the 20s. the market may be speaking up. remember something important abou
expect come january 2? president of the american action reform joins me now. so, windows narrowing, what can we expect from here? >> if we literally go on autopilot and they fail to change course, i am worried about the economy. some sharp equity market attractions, consumer confidence has already begun, lots and lots of notices sent out, layoffs scaring people to death. this is not a good news story for anybody looking for a job. gerri: the clock keeps on taking. the cover of "the new york post," pretty amusing. off the fiscal cliff, this is really going to hurt. i think everybody can relate to that one. for taxpayers, $500 billion increase in taxes. how will that hit people, how meaningful is it going to be, will they see the results in their first paychecks? >> for sure the higher taxes that came with health care reform. 8% on the income, 9% of payroll, every american 2.2% on every medical device except my glasses, contacts hearing aids. those are happen. payroll tax will go away almost certainly. your payroll tax is almost smaller. gerri: your first paycheck will be smaller in the n
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the problem? >> to answer your question, there has to be action because the alternative is unthinkable. those negotiations are going on right now, i am not privy to them. but it is clear to me that an impasse that raises everyone's taxes for the president's approach the cost is between 200 and 700,000 american jobs something that cannot be done. gerri: congressman, thank you for coming on tonight. we appreciate your time. >> my pleasure. gerri: coming up, republicans ask for another sitdown with the president and a handful of governors got the chance. oklahoma's mary fallin and the responses she got next when we got marrd. i had three kids. and she became the full time mother of three. it was soccer, and ballet, and cheerleading, and baseball. those years were crazy. so, as we go into this next phase, you know, a big part of it for us is that there isn't anything on the schedule. gerri: the federal government is trying to get our fiscal house in order. the states have a warning. do not ship the spending of our shoulders. that is exactly the message six of them delivered yesterday when they vi
a conversation about how to solve the problem? >> to answer your question, there has to be action because the alternative is unthinkable. those negotiations are going right now, i am not privy to them. but it is clear to me that an impasse that raises everyo's taxes fothe president's apprch the cost is between 200 and 700,000 american jobs something that cannot be done. gerri: congressman, thank you for coming on tonight. we appreciate your time. >> my pleasure. gerri: coming up, republicans ask for another sitdown with the president and a handful of governors got the chance. oklahoma's mary fallin and e responses she got next [ male announcer ] if you're eligible for medicare, now is a good time to think about your options. are you looking for a plan that really ets your needs and your budget? as you probably know, medicare only covers about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. so conder an aarp medicare supplement insurancelan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement pns, they cover some of what medicare doesn't pay
the punishing hits and hard action. you n't see as much, come on, man, don't see giants hits and heart knocks stuff. th is trying to do something with the image. more and more stuff is in the news and more and more stuff the headlines it is a bad look for the nfl and there are billions of dollars at stake. gerri: ricky, you had experience of playi, having a ccussion and prescribed drugs exactly the wrong thing for you to be taking. >> yes, definitely. even before i heard what happened i suspected that it could have something to do with pain medications and head trauma. i kw with me, when i was in seattle i broke my ankle and i had five screws put in, a metal plate placed in there they put me on oxycontin and oxycodone. i just wasn't myself. my wife said, you know, i wasn't myself. that i was disoriented. some of the same things, mood swings. even like hallucinating and saying things that definitely wasn't me. she would, we had a brand new son at the time. she would take care of him and keep him away from me. they would leave for hours at a time and come back and i wouldn't even know they lef
of the american action forum and former ceo director. welcome to this show. always great to see you. what do you ke of this idea at this is not balanced enough rest? >> look, the only thing the president has put out publicly was the initial requst that there be over one half trilion and higher taxes, and that would have net deficit reduction which means there was nothing in the spending side, and that is not balanced by any measure. since then, most of the talks have gone underground. don't generally notice on the table. you know, we have seen from the other side is a real attempt to try to out compromise. we have seen the speaker put additional revenue on the table. we have seen him but potentially a debt ceiling freeze the marginal tax rate increases. these are all things that the president has asked for. gerri: let's break it down a little bit. you said tax hikes obviously on millionaires. a big changthe repblicans. to break it down, 1 trilon in cats, a chilean in revenue. obviously he is changing his position pretty dramatical. can they come to a grand? at this point earlier his proposal, as
, the people who take action, are far more likely to get the most positive outcome. making home affordable is a free government program. call now to talk one on one with a housing expert about the options that are right for you. real help, real answers right now. announcer: it's timothy green's first day at school. what's in there? he's about to fall over. just anything he might need. there's a box of tissues on the bottom and some band-aids; there's a whole first-aid kit, actually. mom, i can handle it from here. announcer: you don't have to be perfect... bye-bye. have a great day. that's too much pressure. have the day you have. to be a perfect parent. yes! timothy: there are two people in the world who want you more than anything. they'll make some mistakes, but they will love you more than you can ever imagine. announcer: there are thousands of children in foster care who will take you just as you are. ♪ gerri: there is th sto gerri: there is a story there is not getting a lot of attention today that you need to hear about, particularly if you care about your retirement. ibm overhaul
who take action, are far more likely to get the most positive outcome. making home affordable is a free government program. call now to talk one on one with a housing expert about the options that are right for you. real help, real answers right now. gerri: where's the government wasting gerri: where is the government wasting your hard-earned taxpayer dollars? this time, ghost airportrts. taxpayer dollars subsidizing rural airports with little to no traffic.ew the next guest says these airports meant to bring nemiwjut economic activity just end up bringing more debt. should the government be involved in the first plac claiming now, senior fellow at the manhattan institute and book shakedown, continuing conspiracy against american taxpayer. what's going on? why is the government involved in developing airports? >> of course the governmentl go approves and runs the whole system, the federal government and the essentially local governments, counties, cities, they create airports in faa.nction with the what is happening around the country is like what i call if you build it they
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